Choosing the right plastic for your application can be confusing, particularly if you are new to the industry. In our recent blog post, “When it Comes to Material Selection, Not All Plastics Are Created Equal," we gave a quick overview of the polymers that Impact extrudes, touching on their general characteristics and typical uses.
In this next blog post, we narrow our focus to discuss one of the plastic sheet materials produced by Impact in greater detail – High Density Polyethylene (HDPE). HDPE is one of the most versatile plastics and is the most widely used polymer for consumer products. Below are 7 important facts about HDPE plastic: